A scrimshawed whale's tooth
Lot 304Y
A scrimshawed whale's tooth
Sold for £525 (US$ 882) inc. premium
Lot Details
A scrimshawed whale's tooth
Decorated with a figure holding a sword and the American flag. 5.5cm wide, 17.5cm high.

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  • Provenance: The Parker Gallery, London, 2nd July 1975, £129.60 to The Earl of Perth (receipt available)
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  1. Bruce Addison
    Specialist - European Sculpture and Works of Art
    Bonhams
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    Edinburgh, EH2 1JX
    United Kingdom
    Work +44 131 240 0910
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